Famous People Born in December 1931

  • Dec 1 Jimmy Lyons, American musician (d. 1986)
  • Dec 1 Jim Nesbitt, singer (d. 2007)
  • Dec 2 Edwin Meese III, US attorney General (1985-88), born in Oakland, California
  • Dec 2 Hatsumi Masaaki, Founder and head of the Bujinkan Dojo organization
  • Dec 3 Ellen Blazer, Dutch TV director (Sonja)
  • Dec 3 Jaye P Morgan, Mancos Colo, singer/actress (Gong Show, Night Patrol)
  • Dec 3 Franz Josef Degenhardt, German author
  • Dec 4 Alex Delvecchio, Canadian ice hockey player
  • Dec 4 Wally George, American TV commentator (d. 2003)
  • Dec 6 Zeki Müren, Turkish actor, singer, and composer (d. 1996)
  • Dec 8 Rudolf Komorous, composer
  • Dec 9 William Reynolds, American actor
  • Dec 9 Ladislav Smoljak, Czech actor
  • Dec 11 Bhagwan Shree Rajneesh, leader B-sect/guru of rich
  • Dec 11 Richard Devon, actor (Battle of Blood Island), born in Glendale, California

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Dec 11 Rita Moreno, [Rosita Dolores Alverío], Humacao, Puerto Rico, singer, dancer and actress (West Side Story)

Singer/Dancer/Actress Rita Moreno
Singer/Dancer/Actress
Rita Moreno
  • Dec 12 Ali-Akbar Sa'idi Sirjani, Iranian writer and journalist, born in Sirjan, Kerman (d. 1994)
  • Dec 12 Lionel Blair, choreographer (Spotlight), born in Montreal, Quebec
  • Dec 14 Jon Elia, Pakistani scholar, poet and philosopher (d. 2002)
  • Dec 15 Evald Schorm, Prague Czech, director (Courage for Every Day)

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Dec 16 Tom Brookshier, Roswell New Mexico, American football player and sportscaster

NFL Sportscaster Tom Brookshier
NFL Sportscaster
Tom Brookshier
  • Dec 17 Yvonne Keuls, [Bamberg], Dutch writer (Jan Rap & Co)
  • Dec 17 Dave Madden, Canadian-born American actor, (d. 2014)
  • Dec 18 Gunnel Lindblom, Goeteborg Sweden, actor (Hunger, Virgin Spring)
  • Dec 18 Noel McGregor, cricketer (batted in 25 Tests for NZ 1955-65)
  • Dec 18 Allen Klein, American rock and roll business manager
  • Dec 18 Alison Plowden, English historian (d. 2007)
  • Dec 20 Mala Powers, American film actress (d. 2007)
  • Dec 21 Caroline Kaart, [Paterson Raitt], Dutch alto singer
  • Dec 21 David Baker, composer (Reflections) and educator, born in Indianapolis, Indiana (d. 2016)
  • Dec 23 Ronnie Schell, Richmond Cal, comedian (Gomer Pyle, Good Morning World)
  • Dec 24 Jill Bennett, Malaysian actress (Lady Jane, Concrete Jungle), born in Penang
  • Dec 24 Mauricio Kagel, Argentina/German composer
  • Dec 25 Uzo Egonu, painter/print maker
  • Dec 26 Thomas Eden Binkley, musician
  • Dec 26 Thomas K "Tom" van Brook, actor/interpreter (Soldier of Orange)
  • Dec 27 Scotty Moore, guitarist (for Elvis), born in Gadsden, Tennessee (d. 2016)
  • Dec 28 Martin Milner, American actor (Route 66", "Adam 12"), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 2015)
  • Dec 28 Georg "Org" Marais, South African economist/underminister of Finance
  • Dec 28 Guy Debord, situationist
  • Dec 28 John de Mol, Dutch vocalist/composer/producer
  • Dec 29 Prince Gu of Korea, Korean royalty (d. 2005)
  • Dec 30 Charles A Bassett II, Captain USAF/astronaut, born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Dec 30 Richard Christ, writer
  • Dec 30 Skeeter Davis, [Mary Penick], Dry Ridge Ky, singer (End of World)
  • Dec 30 Ike Skelton, Lexington, MI, congressman (1977-2011), (d. 2013)
  • Dec 31 Bob Shaw, Belfast, Northern Ireland, sci-fi author (Light of Other Days, The Ragged Astronauts)